Handpicked by DJ and broadcaster Huw Stephens, the Lake Stage bill has been announced for this summer's Latitude Festival 2016 which will take place over the weekend of Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th July 2016 at Henham Park Estate, in Suffolk.
In alphabetical order the line-up announced today is Babeheaven, Billie Marten, Blaenavon, Bleeding Heart Pigeons, Cameron A G, Colm Mac Con Iomaire, Declan McKenna, Estrons, Fickle Friends, Isaac Gracie, Jones, Kiran Leonard, Liss, Love Nor Money, Louis Berry, Loyle Carner, Martha Ffion, Meilyr Jones, Muckaniks, Oktoba, Oscar, Pixx, Samaris, The Big Moon, and The Rhythm Method.
Latitude is also pleased to announce a new wave of acts on the BBC 6 Music Stage, as punk mavericks and Slaves, Honne, Flamingods, and Minor Victories made up of Mogwai, Slowdive and Editors members (who all played Latitude in 2014), they are set to perform a festival exclusive at Henham Park this summer.
Bear's Den also join the incredible bill of acts performing on the Obelisk arena this summer.
These new additions join a music line up fronted byThe Maccabees, The National (UK festival exclusive), and New Order who top a bill that includes Beirut, Chvrches, M83, John Grant, The Lumineers, Courtney Barnett, Father John Misty (only UK festival performance), Daughter, Chet Faker, British Sea Power, Squeeze, Laura Mvula, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Michael Kiwanuka, Sturgill Simpson, Alif, Grimes, Of Monsters and Men, Frightened Rabbit, Miike Snow, Kurt Vile & the Violators, Half Moon Run, MØ, Christine and the Queens, Polica, Lapsley, Roots Manuva, Perfume Genius, Oh Wonder, Jamie Woon, Rat Boy, Aurora, Mura Masa, Lucius, Jungle (DJ set), David Rodigan, Mike Skinner & Murkage presents Tonga, Pantha Du Prince presents The Triad, Black Mountain, Anna Meredith, Blanck Mass, Bob Moses, Cloves, Drones Club, Hayden James, Highasakite, Holly Macve, Kelly Lee Owens, Lambert, Little Green Cars, Marlon Williams, Money, Protomartyr, Suuns, and Weaves.
The Lavish Big Screen will celebrate the 40 year anniversary of the birth of punk with Glen Matlock, Stephen Mallinder, Don Letts, DJ Harry K, and Jet Letts.
Poets include Katie Bonna, Rob Auton, Jemima Foxtrot, Don Paterson, John Hegley, Hollie McNish, Elaine Feinstein, Henry Normal, Michael Pedersen, Buddy Wakefield, Luke Wright, Attila the Stockbroker, Mark Grist, Tim Clare, Tim Wells, Martin Newell & The Hosepipe Band, John Osborne, Benin City, Josh Idehen, Helen Mort, Frankie Vah, Talia Randall, Harry Baker, Derek McLuckie, and Rosy Carrick.
For the line-up details as available see the Latitude line-up page.
Latitude isn't just about music and colourful sheep, but has a full spectrum of art including film, comedy, theatre, cabaret, dance, poetry, literature and art. Each year, a theme or group of ideas underscores Latitude's arts programme. This year's theme is 'Love Thy Neighbour'.
An adult weekend ticket is priced at £192.50 with a Family Camping option also available, a teen weekend ticket is priced at £132.50, with a weekend ticket for all children aged 5 -12 years priced at £8. Campervan permits are priced at £40, and mobilehome and caravan passes are priced at £60.
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